Local History Vertical Files

The following is a folder-level finding aid of subjects found within the local history vertical files at the Traverse Area District Library, Woodmere Branch, 2nd Floor. The reference librarians will be happy to assist you with accessing this non-browsing, non-circulating collection.

Airports

Arts

Authors: See: Biography

Banks

Bates

Bendon

Benzie County

Bingham

    Biography
  • A-B
  • C
  • D-E
  • F-G
  • H-J
  • K-M
  • N-P
  • Q-R
  • S
  • T-V
  • W-Z
  • Collective Biographies

Buckley

Buildings

Burdickville

    Businesses
  • A-F
  • G-L
  • M
  • N-O
  • P-S
  • T
  • U-Z

TC Business Survey: See also: Restaurants &Taverns; Hotels, Motels, ETC.; Shopping Centers; Resorts

Cedar

Cemeteries-Oakwood

Centennial Farms

Chamber of Commerce

Cherry Festival

Cherry Festival Programs

Cherry History

Cherry Industry - Grand Traverse Region

Cherry Industry

Cherry Industry

Cherry Industry (2)

Cherry Industry (3)

Child and Family Services of Northwestern Michigan

Chum's Corners

    Churches
  • Baptist
  • Congregational
  • Episcopal
  • Friends
  • Lutheran
  • Methodist
  • Roman Catholic

Civic Center

Civil War

    Clubs/Civic Organizations
  • Ad Club
  • Bayside Travellers
  • Boy Scouts
  • BoGi (Boys & Girls)
  • Dick Tracy's '37 Ford Club
  • Elks
  • Girl Scouts
  • NMEAC
  • NW Mich. Engine & Thresher: See also: Veterans for VFW
  • Order of the Eastern Star
  • Red Cross
  • Red Snorters Dance Club
  • Rotary
  • Sweet Adelines
  • ZONTA

Coast Guard: See: Airports, Naval Air Station

Conservancies

Conservation District

Copemish

Courthouse

Crime & Criminals

East Bay

Elberta

Electricity, generation of

Elk Rapids

Ellsworth

Elmwood Township

Empire

Fairs & Fairgrounds

Fife Lake

Fire Department

Fires

Fishes & Fishing

Foundation

Frankfort

Friends of the Library

Funeral Homes: See also: Homes, Lodges and Dwellings

Garfield Township

Ghosts

Glen Arbor

Grand Traverse Bay Freezing Dates

Grand Traverse Commons

Grand Traverse County

Grawn

Greilickville

Hannah House: See also: Homes, Lodges and Dwellings

Hannah Rifles (Organized Feb. 14, 1845: served in Spanish American War)

Herald Heroes

Historic Districts

Historical Societies

Home, Lodges and Dwellings

Honor

    Hospitals
  • Munson
  • T.C. Community Hospital (Osteopathic)
  • T.C. Regional Psychiatric Hospital
  • Closing of Psychiatric Hospital
  • History of Psychiatric Hospital

Hotels, Motels

Hunting

Indian Trails

Indians

Inland Seas: See Ships

Interlochen

    Interlochen Center for the Arts
  • 1927-76
  • 1977-86
  • 1987-

Isadore

Islands

Jails

Judaism

Kalkaska

Kalkaska County

Kewadin

Kingsley

Lake Ann

Lakes

Lake Leelanau

Leland

Leelanau County

Lighthouses

Long Lake Township

Lumbering &Lumbermen

Mancelona

Maple City

    Maps, Plat Maps, Grand Traverse County
  • 1851
  • 1895
  • 1881
  • 1908

Maps

Mayfield

Mesick

Miniature City

Miscellaneous

    Museums
  • Con Foster

Musicians

    Native Americans
  • Casinos and Gambling
  • Fishing Rights
  • Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians
  • Grand Traverse Band- Land History
  • Little Traverse Band of Odawa Indians

Naval Air Station, Traverse City (2); Includes: TDR Drones, USS Sable

Newspapers

Norrisville

Northport

    Northwestern Michigan College
  • Joseph Rogers Observatory
  • Great Lakes Campus/Jan. 2004

Old Mission

Omena

Opera Houses

    Parks
  • Clinch Park & Zoo

Peninsula Township

Peshawbestown

Photos, Traverse City

Police Department

Post Offices

Railroads

Rapid City

Religious Institutions

Resorts

Restaurants & Taverns: See also: Businesses, Resorts

Schools

Schools--private

Sherman

Ships

Shipwrecks

Shopping Centers: See also: Businesses

Skiing (includes VASA Trail)

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

South Boardman

Summit City

Suttons Bay

Swans

    Theaters
  • Cherry County Playhouse
  • Old Town Playhouse

Thompsonville

Three Rivers

Torch River

Trails

Traverse City

Traverse City-Land Use Study 1938

Trees

Tunk (ghost town) (Missing as of 4/10/03)

Union Township

Veterans: See also: Hannah Rifles

Walton Junction

Watershed: See Conservation

Wexford

Williamsburg

Wine & Winemaking--Michigan

Women's Relief Corps (W.R.C.) (auxiliary of G.A.R.)

Yuba

Zoo (Clinch Zoological Park): See Parks